Welcome to Northwestern Medicine Antimicrobial Stewardship
Center of Excellence: Northwestern Memorial Hospital
To ensure that our patients receive the safest and most effective antimicrobial therapy for their infection while preserving and protecting the effectiveness of these endangered resources for future patients.
Pharmacy Residency and Fellowship Program Highlight
The Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists highlighted the joint Midwestern University & Northwestern Memorial Hospital pharmacy residency and fellowship programs in the January 2020 newsletter.
To learn more and access the newsletter, follow this link.
PGY-2 ID Pharmacy Residency Program Director: Sheila Wang
PGY-2/3 ID Pharmacy Fellowship Program Director: Marc Scheetz
Information about the programs can also be found on our Residency and Fellowship Page.
Choosing Wisely: Antibiotics
Clinician Antimicrobial Stewardship
New! - 2019 Antibiograms
Our NM system antimicrobial stewardship teams are proud to share the updated 2019 antibiograms. With new Epic functionality, we are able to produce site and source specific antibiograms for many of our patient care locations.
See the updated antibiograms here:
Culture Decision Algorithms
Safety Update: Fluoroquinolones
NMH Allergy Toolkit
Risk Assessment and Clinical Pathway
Graded Challenge Guidance Document
Provider Education: Penicillin Allergy
Cross Reactivity Chart: Beta-lactams